The top youth pass is valid for the entire academic year including school holidays (i.e. from 1 September to 15 September of the following year). Around the clock, as well as at weekends, on public holidays and school-free days.
If you buy your ticket online, you can simply print it out again if you lose it.
On tram, bus and underground lines in the Verkehrsverbund Ost Region (Vienna, Lower Austria and Burgenland).
You can get the top youth pass if you are one of the following:
You need to have the following:
By the way, you do not need your residence registration sheet (Meldezettel) or an official stamp – the youth pass is simply valid when presented together with your school or apprentice ID card.
The youth pass is available for school pupils and apprentices who travel to school or work by public transport, but otherwise get around by other means. With this ticket, you can travel between your home and your school or place of training for an entire academic year (1 September to 15 September of the following year). In the case of school pupils, however, this only applies on school days.
If you go to school, you can travel as often as you like between the place entered as your home on your school ID card and your school on the lines of the Verkehrsverbund Ost Region (Vienna, Lower Austria and Burgenland).
Apprentices, people doing their voluntary social year or environment protection year, or police trainees, may travel as often as they like between their home and place of training or vocational school on the lines of the Verkehrsverbund Ost Region (Vienna, Lower Austria and Burgenland). If the place of residence or training is in Vienna, the youth pass is valid as a network ticket in the core zone of Vienna.
The youth pass is valid for an entire academic year (from 1 September until 15 September of the following year), but only on school days for school pupils.
If you already have a youth pass, you can easily convert it into a top youth pass by paying a supplement – by email to email@example.com or at the next ticket office. If you bought your youth pass online and would like to convert it into a top youth pass, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The youth pass can be purchased for the coming academic year from the middle of August at all ticket and information offices and from the ticket machines at underground stations.
Buy the ticket conveniently online in the Wiener Linien online ticket shop. You also have the advantage here of being able to print your ticket out again if you lose it. You may also buy the youth pass on your smartphone using the WienMobil app.
If you live in Lower Austria or Burgenland, you can also buy your youth pass at post offices and from post office partners. You can obtain more information about this from VOR. By the way, you do not need your residence registration sheet (Meldezettel) or an official stamp – the youth pass is simply valid when presented together with your school pupil or apprentice ID.